In the media-happy world the Internet has created, most musicians are fairly careful about what they say in the public forum, especially towards other bands. It's not that all bands get along and all musicians truly respect one another, but it's just much easier to not air that kind of dirty laundry in public.
Whether or not there will be a new Tool album this year remains to be seen, but one thing we do know for sure is that frontman Maynard James Keenan will be taking his solo act, Puscifer, on the road this summer.
Back in March, perennial indie rock favorites Radiohead filmed a live performance for PBS' Austin City Limits. While the special won't air until the fall, you can now a preview clip featuring a full performance of "Lotus Flower" below.